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With deep sadness I announce the passing a great lady -Barbara Johnson Chair person of Birmingham Air Raid Remembrance Association - BARRA
Barbara passed away on Wednesday 30 May 2018 .
Barbara worked tirelessly for BARRA giving her time voluntary .
Along with others Barbara...
With sad news I have heard that Jackie Hill of Lucas Memories passed away this morning.
Jackie left us a legacy with Lucas Memories.
Condolences and heartfelt thoughts are with Jackie’s Family.
May she Rest In Peace. xXx
Children, grandchildren and other relatives of adopted adults can now trace back through their ancestors’ lives.
Children, grandchildren and other relatives of adopted adults can now trace back through their ancestors’ lives - helping them to unearth their family history, discover more about...
John Yates -Genealogist.
So sad that we are to loose John Yates from Birmingham Register Office.
But wish him well in his retirement.
It appears that Birmingham Register Office will be unable to provide extended genealogical research, but will still provide certificates for family history.
I have a marriage certificate dated 1858 .
Bride and Groom married at Hill Church , Sutton Coldfield.
I have not found a Hill Church, Could it be Holy Trinity?
If this helps marriage certificate states in presence of Thomas Langley Clerk of Hill Church.
Len Copsey will be sadly missed by many. An Intelligent and interesting man. I hope his wife Carol and son Paul gained some comfort in the happy memories they have shared. I know he will be missed on the forum.
NEED YOUR HELP!
Do you have any programmes or posters from the 1970s or before that perhaps you might like to donate to them ?
They are archiving the history of their wonderful building and can only do so with your help!
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Hoping some one can help me.
Does anyone happen to have an old A-Z of Birmingham ?
I am looking for Prospect Row.
I have been informed it is in an 1970 A - Z.
When did Prospect Row disappear ?
Does anyone have an early map of Prosect Row ?
My desk top montitor is taking up to half an hour to come on.
This is happening every time I switch on.
The screen is black , that flickers , I am just about able to see icons on screen.
I am able to hear the start up theme, as soon as i switch on.
Everything is plugged in and internet is...
I am unable to find a verse opening line-
Isnt grief suppose to wane.
I feel sure the verse was on this site.
I have put in search box and scanned through poems section .
Have I missed it or has it been deleted ?
My great grandmother is in fancy dress as Charlie Chaplin.
The photo was taken on the Coventry Rd, South Yardley , near the Swan public house.
Can anyone tell me if this is The Tivoli side of Cov Rd, or New Inns side of Cov Rd.
Also an estimated date for year would be appreciated.
Some of The Late Brian Harding ( The Summer Lane Kid ) Poems are in the July issue 2009 . 100th Issue
I have recently purchased two of his books from his son Keith.
Also My Mum is featured on the front page with Percy Shurmer with write up inside about her trip to the Houses of Parliment and...
I have been asked by various people including my own relatives about the recent news of The national Birth records online.
The Birth indexs have been online for a number of years.
Apparently a Tv Breakfast show has claimed that the actual Certificate can be viewed on line via a well known...